There are plenty of obvious lessons that take place on an EF tour. Leaving home for one of the first times. Stepping out of your comfort zone and into a new culture. Seeing some of the world’s most iconic sites IRL.
But there are plenty of benefits lying just below the surface that are often even more impactful. And, as we’ve seen over and over again, one of the single biggest areas of growth for students is money management and spending on tour.
You’ll learn lessons about budgeting, personal priorities, and whether or not that irresistible impulse buy was actually worth it. EF tours are a great way for kids to get their first taste of financial responsibility without feeling overwhelmed. Check out our best tips for getting the most out of managing money while traveling with EF.